Category Archives: World News

World Day For Laboratory Animals: ADI Calls For End To Cruel Monkey Trade, SIGN THE PETITION, Highlight Hollywood News

  With World Day for Laboratory Animals approaching on Friday, April 24, Animal Defenders International (ADI) has renewed its call to phase out monkey imports and experiments and to scrap plans for

Mary Doyle Keefe, Model For Norman Rockwell’s Rosie The Riveter Painting Dies, Age 92, Highlight Hollywood News

The woman made famous as the model for the Norman Rockwell painting that came to symbolize the strength and contributions of women in the war effort during World War II has died.

San Francisco Supervisors Ban Wild Animal Performances, ADI Pres. Jan Creamer Confirms To Highlight Hollywood News

Animal Defenders International (ADI) is celebrating as San Francisco Board of Supervisors cast their final vote today, unanimously approving a ban on wild animal performances in the city. The ordinance’s stated intent

“Earth Has Shifted”, The Inuit Elders Issue Warning To NASA And The World, Highlight Hollywood News

The Inuits are indigenous people that inhabit the arctic regions of Canada, the United States and Greenland and throughout history their very lives have been dependent on being able to correctly forecast

Cholita, The Real-Life Paddington Bear Is Cleared For Take-Off With 33 Lions, Now ADI Needs Your Help, Highlight Hollywood News

The ‘real-life Paddington bear’ who was abused at the circus is set to get her story-book ending – she will join 33 rescued circus lions on the special ‘Spirit of Freedom’ flight

Famed Seattle Based Attorney Anne Bremner On Final Vindication For Client, Friend Amanda Knox, “Free At Last,” Highlight Hollywood News

American girl Amanda Knox has had a horrendous few years. She was falsely accused of participating in the murder of her roommate and vilified by the Italian judicial system and the tabloid

President And First Lady To Host Pope Francis At White House In Sept., First Ever U.S. Trip For The Pontiff, Highlight Hollywood News

The White House confirmed to Highlight Hollywood, that  President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama  will host Pope Francis in Washington when he visits the United States this fall. White House spokesman

German Airlines Plane Crash Kills 150 people In French Alps; Europe In Shock, Highlight Hollywood News

A Germanwings jet carrying 150 people from Barcelona to Duesseldorf slammed into a remote section of the French Alps on Tuesday, sounding like an avalanche as it scattered pulverized debris across a

Warner Bros. Studios Under Fire From PETA For ‘Harry Potter’ Studio Tour Involving Owls, Highlight Hollywood News

PETA is on the offensive against Warner Bros.’ Harry Potter studio tour in the U.K., which has come under fire on Monday for “cruelty” to owls on exhibit.     “This inexcusable mistreatment

Paddington Bear Creator Michael Bond Backs Campaign To Save Bear In Peru, Highlight Hollywood News

Best-selling children’s author and Paddington bear creator Michael Bond has backed a campaign by Animal Defenders International (ADI) to save a real-life Paddington bear called “Cholita” in northern Peru, whose heartbreaking story was reported by The Mail On Sunday.